THEA 387

Theater History II: Contemporary

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective December 15, 2012 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course is for students interested in the implications of modern drama on our contemporary world. In this class, students explore some of the most exciting plays in modern and contemporary drama and experience the incredibly rich variety of theater offerings within their own community.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Articulate an informed personal reaction to works of contemporary theater in historical context.
  • Demonstrate awareness of the scope and variety of works in the arts and humanities.
  • Engage in the creative process or interpretive performance.
  • Respond critically to works in the arts and humanities.
  • Understand those works as expressions of individual and human values within a historical and social context.

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum

Goal 6: The Humanities and Fine Arts

  • Demonstrate awareness of the scope and variety of works in the arts and humanities.
  • Understand those works as expressions of individual and human values within a historical and social context.
  • Respond critically to works in the arts and humanities.
  • Engage in the creative process or interpretive performance.
  • Articulate an informed personal reaction to works in the arts and humanities.